Daily News from Poets & Writers

Women’s History Month, Readers as Co-Conspirators, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.1.16

Missing Hong Kong booksellers speak on Chinese television; on interviewing Umberto Eco; a writer visits James Baldwin’s home; and other news.

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New Republic Sold to Tin House Founder, Punctuation Habits, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.29.16

Amazon best-seller scam; on the nonfiction of Henry James; bookish Oscars; and other news.

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Essential Immigration Stories, the Literature of Loneliness, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.26.16

Edwidge Danticat on James Baldwin; most-read women writers in college classes; #4000blackgirlbooks; and other news.

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Margaret Atwood Reimagines Shakespeare, President Obama Nominates New Librarian of Congress, and More

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Online Only, posted 2.25.16

Fan fiction author launches app; Banned Books Week spotlights writers of color; Simon & Schuster creates imprint for Muslim-themed children’s books; and other news.

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Poet Martín Espada’s Ode to His Father, Digital Book Clubs, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.24.16

David Carr fellowships announced; literary discourse in the age of extremism; dystopian fiction writers Laura van den Berg and Hilary St. John Mandel in conversation; and other news.

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Rare Book Theft, Northern Nigerian Women Writers, and More

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Daily News

Online Only, posted 2.23.16

On Susan Howe’s new essay collections; serial killer’s memoir removed from Amazon; Iranian media outlets add $600,000 to fatwa on Salman Rushdie; and other news.

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